Machairitsas and Zouganelis: AKTINA’S Greek Music Journey 2017

Greek stars, Lavrentis Machairitsas and Giannis Zouganelis and their band, presented an enchanting performance during AKTINA’s Greek Music Journey 2017 on November 3rd at...

Greek American Bill Matsikoudis Loses Jersey City Election

Jersey City Mayor Steve Fulop was re-elected on Tuesday, staving off a challenge from another Democrat, Greek-American lawyer Bill Matsikoudis. Matsikoudis knew he was in...

Bill de Blasio Reelected NYC Mayor; Beats Greek American Nicole Maliotakis

Democratic Mayor Bill de Blasio won easily a second term in New York City, beating Republican state Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis and several third-party candidates. Maliotakis,...

Greek Man Pranked that he is ‘Looking for his Helen of Troy’

A 26-year-old Greek-born man discovered that he was pranked after a friend put in New York City subway cars a flyer with his picture...

Reince Priebus Makes Public Appearance at Greek-American Event After Leaving the White House

Former White House Chief of Staff, Reince Priebus, spoke of his love of President Trump, and vowed to continue helping him despite leaving the...

Melina Mercouri Celebrated in Theater at Hellenic Cultural Center, Astoria

Melina Mercouri, the most emblematic woman in modern Greece, is celebrated in a theatrical play presented by the Silver Thespian Cyprus Theatre Company, for...

GreeKrave nominated for 2018 ‘Best Gyro on Long Island’

GreeKrave, the Greek-American eatery in Deer Park, has a major reason to celebrate. They have been nominated for "Best Gyro on Long Island." This marks...

Meet Elpida, the Souvlaki Lady of Astoria (video)

Elpida — known as the Souvlaki Lady —has operated a small food trailer on Ditmars Boulevard, Astoria for the last 30 years. Elpida and her...

Deputy FM for Diaspora Meets with Greek Community Leader in New York

Greek Deputy Foreign Minister for the Diaspora Terens Quick met in New York on Friday with the president of the Federation of Hellenic Societies...

Charity Group Donates $1 Million to IOCC for Aid to Greek Crisis-Stricken Families

In response to continued food insecurity in Greece, the charity group Jaharis Family Foundation, Inc., announced a new $1 million challenge gift to International...

Former Vice President Joe Biden Visits Archbishop Demetrios

The former Vice President of the United States Joe Biden visited His Eminence Archbishop Demetrios of America in his office at the headquarters of...

Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America Releases Statement on Financial Deficit

The Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America releases a “Statement on the Archdiocesan Financial Situation” and a “Message from Archbishop Demetrios” Read the full statement below: Beginning...

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